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Medal - Extinguishment of Scheldt Dues, Belgium, 1863 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34545

Summary:
Commemorative Medal issued to celebrate the the Extinguishment of Scheldt Dues, in Belgium, 1863. Designed by Leopold Weiner.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 75 mm (Diameter)

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Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: royalty
Series: Commemorative
DateEra: 1863 AD
Obverse Description: Bare head facing left; around, LEOPOLD PREMIER ROI DES BELGES
Reverse Description: Female figure holding trident arriving on ship and being greeted, River god Scheldt below
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Leopold I, Belgium
Artist: Leopold Weiner

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